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U.S. auto plants get back to work after coronavirus halts

May 19, 2020 - 7:25 AM

Some workers express concerns about the risks of assembly line activity, but automakers say they will be able to work with safety measures in place

WARREN, MICHIGAN - MAY 18: United Auto Workers members leave the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Warren Truck Plant after the first work shift on May 18, 2020 in Warren, Michigan. Fiat Chrysler along with rivals Ford and General Motors Co., restarted the assembly lines on Monday after several week of inactivity due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP

Harrison Ford investigated for latest aviation incident

Apr 30, 2020 - 1:31 PM

The flying enthusiast misheard an air traffic instruction as he was piloting a plane across an LA runway while another aircraft was taking off

Canada's reopening won't depend on immunity – Trudeau

Apr 26, 2020 - 10:23 AM

'[Immunity is] something we need to have clearer answers to. Until we have those clearer answers, we need to err on the side of more caution,' says Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

PANDEMIC RESPONSE. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a news conference on COVID-19 situation in Canada from his residence on March 17, 2020 in Ottawa, Canada. Photo by Dave Chan/AFP

Auto industry races to make ventilators during virus crisis

Apr 01, 2020 - 8:30 PM

Some experts say building critical care ventilators will require different techniques and procedures from what a car factory normally sees

This handout picture made available on March 30, 2020 by Spanish automobile manufacturer SEAT shows workers assembling ventilators manufactured at the company's plant of Martorell. - Throughout Europe, in the face of a shortage of masks, gloves or ventilators, all kinds of industries are striving to adapt their production line to put it at the service of the fight against the coronavirus. (Photo by Handout / SEAT / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT "AFP PHOTO / SEAT " - NO MARKETING - NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS

GM, Ford promise more ventilators after Trump criticism

Mar 28, 2020 - 9:00 AM

General Motors says it will work with Ventec Life Systems to produce ventilators at its Indiana auto plant, while Ford says it is 'pulling out all the stops' to provide vital equipment

OPERATIONS DISRUPTED. General Motors is among the companies dealing with operational challenges due to the novel coronavirus outbreak. Photo from Shutterstock

Trump invokes defense powers to order GM to produce ventilators

Mar 28, 2020 - 8:59 AM

Trump invokes the rarely-used Defense Production Act to order GM to speed up its commitment to make ventilators in one of its auto plants after delays in negotiations

DONALD TRUMP. US President Donald Trump addresses the nation from the Oval Office about the widening Coronavirus crisis on March 11, 2020 in Washington, DC. File photo by Doug Mills-Pool/Getty Images/AFP

U.S. automakers to shut North American plants due to virus

Mar 19, 2020 - 7:00 PM

The 'Big Three' carmakers – General Motors, Fiat Chrysler, and Ford – will halt operations in North America through the end of March 2020

Workers leave FCA Chrysler Warren Truck Assembly after the Detroit three automakers have agreed to UAW demands to shut down all North America plants as a precaution against coronavirus, on March 18, 2020 in Detroit, Michigan. - This plant produces the Ram 1500 trucks. (Photo by JEFF KOWALSKY / AFP)

LOOK: Daniel Padilla's sister Magui turns 18

Mar 01, 2020 - 1:02 PM

Magui is all grown up!

U.S. has lost its 'moral leadership,' actor Harrison Ford says

Feb 06, 2020 - 6:30 PM

'We need moral leadership. We've lost some of our credibility and we are anxious to regain it,' says the actor

US actor Harrison Ford speaks at a press conference for the premiere of his new movie "Call of the Wild," on February 5, 2020, in Mexico City. (Photo by Pedro PARDO / AFP)

'Ford v. Ferrari' zooms to top of North American box office

Nov 19, 2019 - 12:36 PM

Starring Matt Damon and Christian Bale, 'Ford v. Ferrari' portrays how a team at Ford built a car to challenge Ferrari's dominance at France's 1966 Le Mans race

U.S. auto industry legend Lee Iacocca dies age 94

Jul 03, 2019 - 4:54 PM

Iacocca is credited with creating the iconic Ford Mustang and saving Chrysler from bankruptcy

(FILES) In this file photo taken on October 17, 2005 Chrysler Chairman Lee Iacocca attends the unveiling of the new Mercedes-Benz Maybach 57S at Mercedes Benz of Beverly Hills on October 18, 2005 in Beverly Hills, California. Lee Iacocca, the automobile industry executive who helped launch the Mustang at Ford and save Chrysler from bankruptcy, and a successful salesmen, died July 2 at his home in the Bel-Air area of Los Angeles, said his daughter Lia Iacocca Assad. He was 94. Matthew Simmons / Getty Images North America / AFP

China fines Ford joint venture in latest hit on U.S. firm

Jun 05, 2019 - 4:45 PM

The fine imposed on Changan Ford Automobile stems from violations of China's anti-monopoly laws

TO GO WITH AFP STORY 'Lifestyle-Asia-cities-China,FEATURE' by Marianne Barriaux  Picture taken on June 3, 2011 shows new cars parked at the Ford-Changan joint venture plant in China's southwestern city of Chongqing. A forest of buildings and cranes rises through thick fog above roads jammed with cars in a Chinese city the size of Austria and home to more than 32 million people -- the southwestern megacity of Chongqing is bursting at the seams. AFP PHOTO / LIU JIN (Photo by LIU JIN / AFP)

Xander Ford who? Marlou Arizala is back, teases return to Hasht5

May 29, 2019 - 11:39 AM

Marlou posts photos of him with his former group on Facebook

COMEBACK. Marlou Arizala, formerly known as Xander Ford, teases his return to his original group, Hasht5. Rappler screengrab

Ford to cut 7,000 jobs, 10% of global salaried staff

May 21, 2019 - 3:05 PM

The layoffs come as Ford phases out most sedan models in the United States and ramps up investment in electric cars and autonomous driving technology

EXIT. American automaker Ford plans to cease operations in Indonesia and Japan starting the second half of the year, due to weak profit outlook. File photo by AFP

Talent management company launches search for 'the next much deserving Xander Ford'

Apr 23, 2019 - 2:59 PM

'STAR IMAGE Artist Management has decided to get back the name XANDER FORD from Marlou Arizala'

Trump pays respects as president Bush lies in state in U.S. Capitol

Dec 04, 2018 - 8:02 AM

(UPDATED) The Republican stalwart is being honored with 4 days of commemorations and services in Washington and in Texas, where he will be buried on December 6

IN MEMORY. The flag draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush is seen in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington, DC, December 3, 2018. Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Pool/AFP

Trump backs embattled court nominee after fiery hearing

Sep 28, 2018 - 12:11 PM

'I categorically and unequivocally deny the allegation by Dr Ford,' says Brett Kavanaugh in his opening statement

TRUMP PICK. Supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on September 27, 2018. Photo by Andrew Harnik/AFP

Kavanaugh accuser says she feared Supreme Court pick would rape her

Sep 27, 2018 - 11:59 PM

'I am here because I believe it is my civic duty to tell you what happened to me while Brett Kavanaugh and I were in high school,' Christine Blasey Ford says

CHRISTINE FORD. Christine Blasey Ford testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images/AFP

Christine Blasey Ford: her 'terrible secret' sets off a U.S. political firestorm

Sep 27, 2018 - 10:16 PM

Christine Blasey Ford is now widely known as the first of several women to come forward with sexual assault allegations against President Donald Trump's pick for the nation's top court

TESTIMONY. Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her at a party 36 years ago, testifies during his US Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, September 27, 2018.  Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

Trump defends Supreme Court pick but says he could change mind

Sep 27, 2018 - 1:06 PM

Donald Trump says he is skeptical because he personally had been the target of 'false statements' in the past made by various women

BRETT KAVANAUGH. In this file photo taken on September 19, 2018, Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh leaves his home in Chevy Chase, Maryland. File photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images/AFP

Kavanaugh sex assault allegations 'totally political' – Trump

Sep 24, 2018 - 10:43 PM

Trump throws his full weight behind Kavanaugh, whose once straightforward progress to the nation's highest court has been hit by two bombshell accusations of sexual misconduct from his school and university days

BRETT KAVANAUGH. In this file photo taken on September 19, 2018, Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh leaves his home in Chevy Chase, Maryland.  Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images/AFP

Trump's Supreme Court pick faces new sexual misconduct claim

Sep 24, 2018 - 4:03 PM

Brett Kavanaugh, the embattled US Supreme Court nominee of President Donald Trump, faces a second accusation of sexual misconduct

NEW ALLEGATIONS. In this file photo Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies during his US Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing to be an Associate Justice on the US Supreme Court, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

Battle lines drawn for U.S. Senate showdown on Trump court nominee

Sep 24, 2018 - 7:54 AM

A university professor agrees to give her testimony publicly in the US Senate, accusing Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault

SUPPORT. In this file photo taken, an activist wears a button in support of Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault at a high school party about 35 years ago, during a protest September 20, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images North America/AFP

Supreme Court nominee assault storm fans #MeToo flames

Sep 23, 2018 - 9:14 AM

Sexual assault survivors – women and men alike – tweet their messages of solidarity for Christine Blasey Ford using the hashtag #WhyIDidntReport

SC NOMINEE. Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the third day of his Supreme Court confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill September 6, 2018 in Washington, DC. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP

Supreme Court nominee accuser gets more time to decide on hearing

Sep 22, 2018 - 5:38 PM

Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers calls as 'arbitrary' the first deadline set by the US Senate Judiciary Committee for her to testify against nominee Brett Kavanaugh over a sexual assault allegation

SC NOMINEE. Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the third day of his Supreme Court confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill September 6, 2018 in Washington, DC. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP

Trump challenges Kavanaugh accuser over account of sex attack

Sep 21, 2018 - 10:41 PM

In a series of tweets, Trump defends the conservative Kavanaugh as under assault by 'radical left wing politicians' seeking to 'destroy and delay' his confirmation as a Supreme Court justice

KAVANAUGH. In this file photo taken on September 19, 2018, Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh leaves his home in Chevy Chase, Maryland. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images/AFP

Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify in U.S. Senate – reports

Sep 21, 2018 - 8:22 AM

Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers have told the Senate judiciary committee she cannot appear at its hearing scheduled for Monday, September 24, calling the date Republicans set 'arbitrary'

KAVANAUGH. US Judge Brett Kavanaugh looks on as the US President announces him as his nominee to the Supreme Court in the East Room of the White House on July 9, 2018 in Washington, DC. File photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

Trump Supreme Court pick accuser demands FBI probe before testifying

Sep 19, 2018 - 11:57 AM

The college professor accusing Brett Kavanaugh, Trump's US Supreme Court nominee, of sexual assault wants an FBI investigation

ALL-GIRLS. The entrance to the Holton Arms School is shown on September 18, 2018 in Bethesda, Maryland. Christine Blasey Ford, who attended the all-girls prep school, has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who attended the all-boys Georgetown Preparatory School, of assaulting her when the two were students. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images/AFP

Professor speaks out about 'sexual assault' by Trump Supreme Court pick

Sep 17, 2018 - 9:57 AM

A professor at Palo Alto University decides to waive her anonymity because she felt her 'civic responsibility" was "outweighing my anguish and terror about retaliation'

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 10: Judge Brett Kavanaugh leaves the room following a meeting and press availability with Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley (R-IA) at the U.S. Capitol July 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. U.S. President Donald Trump nominated Kavanaugh to succeed retiring Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP

Gunman kills two in Toronto shooting rampage

Jul 23, 2018 - 12:02 PM

(6th UPDATE) The gunman opens fire on pedestrians, killing two. The suspect is later found dead in an alley after an exchange of gunfire with police

SHOOTING. Toronto Police officers walk the scene at Danforth St. at the scene of a shooting in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on Sunday, July 23, 2018. Photo by Cole Burston/AFP

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'Baby Shark' leads YouTube PH's top trending videos in 2017

Dec 06, 2017 - 10:40 PM

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Where in the world is Xander Ford?

Nov 24, 2017 - 8:56 PM

(UPDATED) The internet star is supposedly missing

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Name of new spinoff will be 'Solo: a Star Wars Story'

Oct 18, 2017 - 10:22 AM

Director Ron Howard announces the title on social media

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, October 9-15, 2017

Oct 15, 2017 - 1:38 PM

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Rappler Talk Entertainment: Xander Ford

Oct 11, 2017 - 7:42 PM

Formerly known as Marlou Arizala, Xander Ford talks to Rappler about his transformation, how he's been since surgery, and his plans for the future

Do androids dream of unexpected sequels?

Oct 09, 2017 - 12:44 PM

'Blade Runner 2049' is an art film masquerading as a neo-noir cyberpunk drama

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'Marlou is dead': Xander Ford trends worldwide

Oct 01, 2017 - 11:32 PM

Marlou Arizala's transformation into Xander Ford shocks netizens and sparks discussions on bullying and acceptance

Ex-Hasht5 member Marlou Arizala unveils new look, new name

Oct 01, 2017 - 11:10 PM

Bye Marlou Arizala, hello Xander Ford

IN PHOTOS: The Star Magic Ball looks of Bea Alonzo

Sep 25, 2017 - 7:30 PM

From a black feathered ball gown to channeling old Hollywood, here's a look at Bea's style through the years

Tom Ford Beauty: 100 lipsticks, magical eyeshadows, an obscenely awesome perfume, and more

Sep 14, 2017 - 6:15 PM

From lipsticks named after famous people to a fragrance that warrants an expletive these are the things we can’t wait to try when Tom Ford Beauty opens in Manila

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SAKSIKAN: Duet akting Ryan Gosling dan Harrison Ford di 'Blade Runner 2049'

May 09, 2017 - 8:05 PM

Ryan Gosling jadi anak baru di film ini sementara Harrison Ford tetap melanjutkan karakternya

Bersama Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling akan berperan di film 'Balde Runner 2049'. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube Warner Bros. Pictures.

WATCH: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford in 'Blade Runner 2049' full trailer

May 09, 2017 - 6:03 PM

Ryan Gosling leads the new cast while Harrison Ford reprises his role in the original film

LOOK: 'The Godfather' cast members reunite at New York film fest

May 01, 2017 - 11:10 AM

Director Francis Ford Coppola Al Pacino Robert de Niro Diane Keaton and more look back on their The Godfather days

Hit the road: 4 destinations for your family and barkada

Apr 15, 2017 - 9:58 PM

Buckle up! These exciting hotspots are just a drive away

Harrison Ford avoids action over near-miss plane landing

Apr 04, 2017 - 12:01 PM

The actor s lawyer Stephen Hofer says the he will still retain his pilot s certificate without restriction

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